Birnbaum, Michael

Michael is a Training & Development Analyst at Fisher Investments and has been with the firm since 2005.

The End Is Not Nigh


Are investors too euphoric?

Smoothed O"PE"rator


The Cyclically Adjusted P/E ratio is above its long-term average, but this doesn’t mean poor stock returns are in store.

There Is No Bear There


Three flawed theses supporting a bearish outlook.

Calling Time Out on the Payroll Tax Debate


Before leaving for the holidays, Congress gave us all a two-month payroll tax cut debate reprieve. But before they return to politick anew, let’s review what’s at stake.


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